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May 22, 2019 Press Release

Today, Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), and Jan Schakowsky (IL-09) introduced the Medical Device Guardians Act which codifies an existing mandate of the American Medical Association’s Code of Medical Ethics, recognizing that physicians are in the best position to identify and report unsafe devices.

May 21, 2019 Press Release
House Interior Appropriations Legislation to include $10 Million for restoration and preservation

Today, Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Brendan Boyle (PA-02) announced the inclusion of $10 million for the Delaware River Basin in the Interior and Environment Appropriations bill.

May 10, 2019 Press Release

Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick, Antonio Delgado (NY-19), Mike Gallagher (WI-08), and Dan Kildee (MI-05), introduced H.R. 2577, bipartisan legislation that would require per-and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals (PFAS) to be listed on the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

May 8, 2019 Press Release

Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Gerry Connolly (VA-11) introduced the Federal Agency Customer Experience (FACE) Act to improve the efficiency and favorability of government services.

May 2, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan sanctions legislation is first ever designed to stop flow of fentanyl

In light of the dramatic rise in devastating fentanyl overdose deaths, Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, Chair of the Heroin and Opioid Task Force, and Reps.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Peter DeFazio (OR-04), Tom Reed (NY-23), and Xochitl Torres Small (NM-02) introduced bipartisan legislation, the USPS Fairness Act, to end the unfair pre-funding mandate for the United States Postal Service (USPS), solving the most pressing financial problem facing the agency.

May 1, 2019 Press Release
Bill would designate Americans with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities as Medically Underserved for first time—qualify them for additional health care resources

Today, Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Seth Moulton (MA-06) introduced the Healthcare Extension and Accessibility for Developmentally Disabled and Underserved Population (HEADs Up) Act of 2019.

May 1, 2019 Press Release

Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Dan Kildee (MI-05), co-chairs of the PFAS Task Force, joined Rep. Brendan Boyle (PA-02) to introduced bipartisan legislation, the Protect Drinking Water from PFAS Act of 2019, H.R. 2377, to require the U.S.

May 1, 2019 Press Release
Puppy Protection Act would improve standards for puppies in the care of commercial dog breeders

U.S. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Charlie Crist (FL-13), Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14), and Jim McGovern (MA-02) introduced the Puppy Protection Act to provide better protection for puppies by improving standards for federally licensed commercial dog breeders.

Apr 21, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) issued the following statement on the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka: